HOW YOU CAN WIN
The answer to each clue below appears in the grid. The first answer begins with the letter next to the number 1, following to an adjacent square horizontally or vertically (but not diagonally). Each answer begins with the last letter of the previous answer. We’ve numbered a few squares in the grid to help you. Once complete, the leftover letters, beginning with the final letter of answer nine, will spell a word. Write this word on the entry coupon and you could be a winner.
1 Tapered wax light (6) 2 Blast, detonation (9) 3 Caring (9) 4 Newspaper (7) 5 Get a word in ---, to succeed in making oneself heard in a conversation (8) 6 Item hit across the net in badminton (11) 7 Type, ilk (4) 8 Prehistoric reptile, such as the Tyrannosaurus (8) 9 Wedding band (4)